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Hoban, James (1758–1831)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199674985
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191752988
Hoban, James (1758–1831)

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Irish-born, he emigrated (1785) to America. He won the competition to design the President’s House, Washington, DC, with a proposal

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Subjects: Architecture

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